Scotland skipper Darren Fletcher inspires East Kilbride footballer's fight with colitis
A YOUNG East Kilbride footballer hopes the support of Scotland captain Darren Fletcher can help him overcome a debilitating illness.
TJ McCluskey, from West Mains, suffers from ulcerative colitis and had to undergo a life-threatening operation in August to remove his colon.
The 22-year-old window cleaner has been unable to work since and his club St Roch’s Juniors are hosting a benefit match for the striker on Saturday.
Last month TJ received the support of West Brom star Fletcher, formerly of Manchester United, who knows exactly what he is going through.
The national team skipper had... read more
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